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Fashion & Apparel Everlane Dedicates New Sub-brand To Carbon-Neutral Sneakers

The DTC retailer aims to offer an eco-friendly alternative to the hype cycle of sneaker culture

Fitness & Sport Under Armour's Next-Gen Performance Apparel Boosts Wearers' Oxygen Delivery

The athletic apparel retailer's latest gear moves beyond moisture wicking and into heat capturing to dilate wearers' blood vessels with bioceramic technology, improving performance, sleep and recovery

Analysis How Brands Like Under Armour Are Enabling Responsive Products

From color-changing fabrics to garments that can answer phone calls, apparel retailers are enhancing how consumers interact with their clothing with wearable technology, enabling useful functions and capabilities

Packaging & Product Engagement Plant-Based Cups Can Handle Heat And Be Composted

World Centric uses sugarcane fiber to make disposable, biodegradable hot coffee cups, meeting a need for consumers and businesses that are watching their environmental impact

Design Instagram-Friendly Spaces Abounded At NYCxDesign

The number of design week installations created by brands to be more photogenic and sharable continues to grow, exploring attention-grabbing themes in the process

Advertising Fire Department's Paper Advertisement Has Life-Saving Potential

A print advertisement functions as a tool for Polish residents to assess their home's risk of carbon monoxide poisoning

Fashion & Apparel Vegan Leather Is Grown From Mushrooms

Biomaterials startup Bolt Threads has created a beautiful alternative to animal hide

Home Swedish Design Studio Creates Homewares Using Recycled Waste

Malmö Upcycling Service reuses materials like brick, glass and sheet metal to make household objects while reducing manufacturing waste

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket New Post-It Notes Are Designed To Handle Extreme Conditions

The new product from 3M, aimed at work environments like restaurants and construction, has proved able to weather even the winds and rains of a hurricane

Gaming & Play LEGO's Sustainable Toy Bricks Are Made From Sugar Cane

The toy company has started producing Lego pieces with a special plant-plastic that is more eco-friendly

Retail H&M Launches Recycled Fashion Made From Candlesticks And Fishnets

The range of premium garments showcases the increasing possibilities of sustainable fashion

Syndicated This Olympic Pavilion Can Claim To Be The Darkest Building On Earth

Sprayed with Vantablack Vbx2, the Hyundai pavilion at the Winter Olympics in South Korea absorbs 99% of light

Technology Compact Dishwasher For Small Apartments Can Finish A Load In 10 Minutes

Tetra requires no plumbing and is small enough to sit on a countertop

Design H&M's Sustainable Activewear Incorporates Recycled Fabrics

The fashion retailer is moving forward with its commitment to become a circular business